Chapter Four: Practice Exam 4 and Rationales
1. A client with AIDS asks the nurse why he can’t have a pitcher of water at his bedside so he can drink whenever he likes. The nurse should tell the client that:
A. It would be best for him to drink tap water.
B. He should drink less water and more juice.
C. Leaving a glass of water makes it easier to calculate his intake.
D. He shouldn’t drink water that has been sitting longer than 15 minutes.